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Scotland to establish wave energy technology development body
24 November, 2014
The Scottish Government has announced its plans to set up a wave energy technology development body in an effort to encourage innovation in the industry....
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South Korea to build four nuclear power plants by 2022
Monday, November 24, 2014 South Korea plans to build two new nuclear power plants by 2017, with another two to be built by 2022 as part of its effort to boost nuclear power, which currently meets one-third of the...

Siemens receives power equipment order for 869MW Oregon Clean Energy Center in US
Monday, November 24, 2014 German power manufacturer Siemens has received an order from Black & Veatch for delivery of Power Island equipment for the 869MW Oregon Clean Energy Center (OCEC), located in Oregon city of Ohio, US....

Stobart to construct £110m CHP biomass plant in Widnes, UK
Friday, November 21, 2014 Stobart Group has secured £110m in funding for the development of 20MWe, 7.8MWth combined heat and power biomass plant at Widnes, UK....

Panda Power Funds' 758MW natural gas power plant in Texas begins production
Friday, November 21, 2014 Private equity firm Panda Power Funds has commissioned the 758MW natural gas-fuelled combined-cycle power plant (CCPT) in Sherman, Texas,...

Siemens to deliver two H-Class gas turbines for combined cycle power plant in Japan
Friday, November 21, 2014 Siemens has received an order from Fuji Electric for two H-Class gas turbines for the combined cycle power plant of Kobe Steel (KOBELCO) in Moka City, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. ...

Armenia to upgrade nuclear power plant with $270m loan from Russia
Thursday, November 20, 2014 The Armenian Government has approved the proposal for an intergovernmental Russian-Armenian loan agreement, which aims to renovate and prolong the operational lifetime of the second unit at...

IKEA acquires 165MW wind farm in US from Apex Clean Energy
Thursday, November 20, 2014 IKEA Group has acquired a 165MW wind farm in Cameron County, Texas, US, from renewable energy firm Apex Clean...

Gamesa signs two contracts to supply 112MW in China
Thursday, November 20, 2014 Spain-based wind turbine manufacturer Gamesa has signed two supply contracts in China totalling...

Bio-energy plant supplies 8% power for Nestle's factory in UK
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 The on-site bio-energy plant for Nestle's Fawdon confectionery factory, near Newcastle, UK, is providing 8% of the factory's power requirements, Clearfleau has revealed. ...

Mogul Power ties up with SEPCOIII Electric for $1bn power project in Mongolia
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Mogul Power, backed by investment manager Firebird Management, has signed a binding memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chinese state-owned enterprise SEPCOIII Electric Power...

Saudi Electric plans to buy minority stake in UK's Hinkley Point nuclear project
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Saudi Arabian utility firm Saudi Electric plans to invest in the £24.5bn nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset, UK....

Siemens and Bechtel win EPC contract for 778MW combined-cycle power plant in US
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Siemens and Bechtel have jointly won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a 778MW natural gas-fuelled Panda Power Funds' Stonewall Energy Project in Leesburg, Virginia, US....

US NRL to use pulsed electron beam technology to reduce NOx in coal power plants
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 The US Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) has joined forces with a power company to use its pulsed electron beam technology to cut nitric oxide and nitrogen dioxide (NOx) emitted by coal power plants. ...

SunEdison and TerraForm Power to buy First Wind for $2.4bn
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Solar power manufacturer SunEdison and its power plant holding unit TerraForm Power have signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based First Wind for $2.4bn....

China Sunergy and DenizLeasing team up for 100MW of solar PV projects in Turkey
Monday, November 17, 2014 Solar product manufacturer China Sunergy has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Deniz Finansal Kiralama (DenizLeasing), a subsidiary of DenizBank Financial Services Group, in order...

Vestas wins turbine delivery order for 200MW wind farm in Minnessota, US
Monday, November 17, 2014 Danish wind manufacturer Vestas has received an order to supply turbines for the 200MW Odell wind farm located in Minnessota, US....

JSW Energy to acquire 1,397MW hydropower assets in India for $1.57bn
Monday, November 17, 2014 JSW Energy will acquire two hydropower projects in Himachal Pradesh, India, for Rs97bn ($1.57bn) from Jaiprakash Power Ventures, part of the Jaypee Group....

Global nuclear power generation capacity to increase by 60% by 2040, says IEA report
Friday, November 14, 2014 The global nuclear power generation capacity is going to scale-up by 60% through 2040, according to the World Energy Outlook report by International Energy Agency (IEA)....

Siemens and TenneT start trial for BorWin2 grid link in German North Sea
Friday, November 14, 2014 Siemens has initiated trial run for the BorWin2 direct current link in co-ordination with power grid operator TenneT in German North Sea....

HIT develops new solution for neutralising carbon fuel emissions
Friday, November 14, 2014 Stockholm-based clean technology firm Hydro Infra Technologies (HIT) has come up with a patent pending approach for neutralising carbon fuel emissions, by producing a new gas called hydro nano...


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